More than just your downtown fitness connection!

We are a vibrant community center grounded in the belief that contemporary Jewish sensibilities can be a source of inspiration, connection, and learning for the individuals and families we serve throughout downtown Manhattan. We focus on health and fitness, education and enrichment programs, and innovative arts and cultural programming.

We are committed to the development of the whole person and bettering people’s lives and strengthening individual and family connections by building an inclusive and sustainable community.

The 14th Street Y is part of Educational Alliance, which brings together and partners with diverse communities in Lower Manhattan, offering individuals and families high-quality, multi-generational programs and services that enhance their well-being and socioeconomic opportunities.

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Youth Programs


They’re only young once.
And our youth programming makes every minute meaningful, even when you’re not with them.
Fun, sport, enrichment – your city kids have access to it all, year-round, right here at your East Village community center. 

WonderSpark Puppet Takeover // family theater
February 1 – 23


It’s a puppet takeover!
Every weekend in February, WonderSpark Puppets will be showing a new family production, and we want you to come along for the ride! From fire-breathing dragons to mysteries to a hilarious retelling of the story of Purim, these dolls can put on a show.

Winter Membership Special
Now Through January 31


Keep fit throughout the winter with a 14Y membership! Join now through January 31, and we’ll waive your initiation fee. That’s a $99 value!

14Y Toddler Camp
Registration Open!


Don’t let the fun stop after the school year!
Our toddler summer camps give your littles a taste of big-kid day camp, on a shortened schedule, all in the comfort and security of your East Village community center.




Dark Planet: Not Your Mother’s Valentines Day // theater
January 28 | 7:30 PM


Planet Connections Award Nominated Playwrights, Directors, Actors and Friends present an evening on the funny, and sometimes brutal, sides of humanity. Planet Connections Artistic Director Glory Kadigan stated “We’re living in dark times and it became clear Planet Connections wants to highlight our edgy writers. So in February we’ll present an unbridled nefarious evening of playlets ‘Dark Planet: Not Your Mother’s Valentine’s Day’ featuring some decadent dark comedies.”